Updated: Thursday, 4th August 2016
Whether you live in Syston or anywhere else in the UK, our expert solicitors will take on your claim and we will always arrange a medical assessment at a medical centre near your home.
Making an injury claim
Claims for personal injury compensation should be made within three years in the majority of cases.
Claimants who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses like industrial deafness are frequently still able to claim even if the condition developed as the result of events that happened years ago. The date of knowledge, or diagnosis is what is important in these cases.
To win a personal injury case, it must be shown that:
- You were owed a duty of care by the Defendant
- That duty was breached by the Defendant
- The Defendant's breach caused your injury or illness
The solicitor will explain how your injury claim relates to each of the points.
How do you find the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your injury?
Finding the best solicitor to represent you is a critical step towards successfully claiming the highest compensation settlement for your illness or injuries.
How can you make certain you choose the most appropriate firm to instruct?
Are Syston Claimants restricted to only local solicitors?
As with many professional services, you do not need to choose a law firm near you.
Medical exams will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national network of medical professionals will assist with this critical stage of the claims process.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
Once a settlement has been agreed, solicitors working on a no win no fee basis will usually charge a success fee and ATE insurance premium. For example, deductions from a Claimant's compensation for ankle injuries causing some permanent problems could vary between £11,110 and £21,505 (based on 2015 market research).
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Which compensation claims do you handle?
Quittance's network of expert lawyers help clients in Syston and across Leicestershire whose accidents resulted in serious injury.
Slip, trip and fall injuries
Reported statistics reveal that slips, trips and falls are the most prevalent accident in the Leicestershire workplace. They are sometimes the forerunner to accidents recorded in a different category like being hit by an object falling from a lifting machinery, being trapped by something collapsing or a fire related accident. Public liability compensation claims for injuries like cheekbone fractures happening on obstructed footpaths are also quite common with slips having happened in the area.
Lawyers can help Claimants with claiming maximum compensation for a multitude of industrial illnesses ranging from noise induced hearing loss to rubber industry health and safety lapses.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted people, from dental nurses to technical sales engineers, to secure financial compensation settlements. Injury and illness information for the Leicester local authority are detailed in accordance with regulations by the HSE in the table below:
|Work accidents in Leicester Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Machinery related injury||33||25||22|
|Fire related (e.g. scars)||1||1||1|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. diesel exhaust fumes)||15||3||4|
|Fall from height||31||35||34|
|Animal related (e.g. dog bites)||3||2||1|
|Slip, trip or fall (not from height)||172||151||144|
|Hit by vehicle||10||7||11|
|Struck by object||70||49||48|
|Trapped by something collapsing||1||4||2|
Road traffic accidents in Syston
Quittances network of expert road traffic accident (RTA) solicitors have decades of experience in negotiating optimum compensation for anyone who has been hurt in a car or motorcycle crash in Syston.
Road accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Syston are relatively frequent. Official statistics show 3 fatal accidents, 89 serious accidents and 1097 slight accidents in 2013 in Leicester (Total events were 1189 local authority. In 2014 the total had increased to 1,208.
Clinical and medical negligence in Syston
Medical negligence - which is now more precisely known as clinical negligence - is the legal term a failure to carry out a responsibility on the part of a medical provider. Quittance's experienced panel of personal injury solicitors covering Leicestershire and Syston have been instructed on claims brought against hospitals including Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital, Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY.
Syston serious injury compensation
Courts understand that a serious injury has a life-altering impact on an individual. A claim will ease the financial load and reduce stress so a Claimant so they can prioritise rehabilitation. Quittance's network of specialist law firms have helped Claimants recover compensation for a wide range of severe conditions and injuries. Injuries referred to as serious and catastrophic include amputation, head injuries and chemical burns.
How No Win, No Fee lawyers take care of Syston compensation claims
No Win, No Fee agreements, also known as CFAs or Conditional Fee Agreements secure Syston Claimants from the obligation to pay solicitors' fees if their claim is not successful.
Our No Win, No Fee promise
No Win, No Fee means that you will not be out of pocket if you lose your claim. With our 100% No Win, No Fee promise, you will not be charged unexpected costs and there is no catch whatsoever.
Read more about our No Win, No Fee here
What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
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Making the right decision for you depends on the correct information. Get answers to your questions before you choose a solicitor.
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Phone us on 0800 612 7456 (or 0333 344 6575 from a mobile) to commence your claim for compensation. Alternatively, you can begin your claim for compensation online here.
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